3 Dec 2015

Woman fatally hit by train had just been at hospital

1:13 pm on 3 December 2015

A woman who was struck and killed by a train yesterday had only just discharged herself from hospital, police say.

The 46-year-old died on the Western line at Henderson, Auckland.

She had been at Waitakere Hospital emergency department a short time before.

Police have referred her death to the coroner.